Quotes: random selection
Quotes 1 till 10 of 10.
Edmond and Jules de Goncourt
French authors who wrote several books together0
A painting in a museum probably hears more foolish remarks than anything else in the world.
William B. Yeats
Irish poet 1865-19180
It is most important that we should keep in this country a certain leisured class. I am of the opinion of the ancient Jewish book which says ''there is no wisdom without leisure.''
Canadian professor and philosopher 1911-19800
Money is a poor man's credit card.
German poet and philosopher 1844-19000
One may sometimes tell a lie, but the grimace that accompanies it tells the truth.
English poet and playwright 1631-17000
When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor this deceit.
Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences. No one can eliminate prejudices - just recognize them.
The government is becoming the family of last resort.
American artist 1930-0
Bad taste makes the day go by faster.
American painter and artist 1887-19860
When you take a flower in your hand and really look at it, it's your world for the moment. I want to give that world to someone else. Most people in the city rush around so, they have no time to look at a flower. I want them to see it whether they want to or not.
The feeling of gratitude has all the ardor of a passion in noble hearts.